Posts made in February, 2015

Too cold to camp ?

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Featured, Trips & Adventures | 0 comments

Too cold to camp ?

The first trip of 2015. and we are spending a cold January away in the Forest of Dean. Based in Bracelands its an incredible -6 degrees outside. and we are all toasty warm. So what precautions have we taken to ensure a trouble free get away ? In actual fact we have done very little, but some preparation before and after the trip is essential. The biggest issue is the water supply to the van. Pretty much everything else has operated exactly as it does when we are out in warmer weather. but do take these precautions when When not in use. Ensure the water tank (if you have one) is empty. Frozen...

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Cleaning again !

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Featured, Technical | 0 comments

Cleaning again !

Some say that spring cleaning happens about once a year. I can confirm that owning a caravan, the annual spring clean is intact a lie. Cleaning happens everytime we go away. We clean before we pack the caravan, we clean after the caravan is packed, we clean when we arrive and of course we clean when we return. In fact the only time we don’t clean – is when we are on holiday. But then having teenager – we end up tidying and wiping down the surfaces to remove the “teenage” trail of destruction. So here are some quick tips that we have picked up along the way. 2...

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Christmas at Longleat

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in Featured, Trips & Adventures | 0 comments

Christmas at Longleat

2014 was the first year we spent Christmas away from home. But we were not just spending it away – we were camping. Our Christmas adventure was set in Longleat Safari Park, where the Caravan Clubs site provided us a spectacular base for exploring the many attractions at Longleat.  ...

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